How to Install Canon MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Step by Step

October 28, 2017 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Ubuntu 16.04 Canon MG3122 Install

Welcome Ubuntu User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And included in the Canon MG3122 Ubuntu Installation Tutorial you find also detailed instructions on How to Getting-Started with Canon Scanning on Ubuntu.

How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Featured
  1. First Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Open Terminal
  2. Then Install Required Packages for Ubuntu 16.04
  3. sudo apt install libxml2 libglade2-0 libpng12-0 libtiff5
  4. Download Canon MG3122 Printer Linux Driver:

    Canon MG3122 .deb Driver

    Select the MG3100 Series Printer .deb Driver.

  5. Next Open a File Manager Window
    Go to Home > Downloads

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Open File Manager
  6. Again Double-Click on Printer Driver

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - File Manager
  7. And Extract into the /tmp directory

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Extract
  8. So to Install Canon MG3122 Printer Driver
    Access the Target location:

    cd /tmp/cnijfilter*deb

    Run the Installation script:

    sudo ./install.sh

    You could be asked to Connect and Turn On the Printer…
    In case of Installation Issues see this Troubleshooting!

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Installing
    Now if in the Output you find trace of some Missing Package then try first to execute:

    cd packages
    sudo apt-get install gdebi gdebi-core

    For 32-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*i386.deb

    For 64-bit Systems:

    sudo gdebi ./*amd64.deb
  9. Finally, Go on System Settings to Add Printer
    And the Printer will be Recognized and Installed.

    How to Install Canon PIXMA MG3122 Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Ubuntu System Settings Printers
  10. Getting-Started with Canon MG3122 Series Scanner on Ubuntu:

    Canon Scanner Quick-Start on Ubuntu

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,